A saying I like goes like this: All are willing to die for their art, but few are willing to learn to draw.
Drawing is the foundation of all are, even that splashy stuff that looks like some… (View Post)
A suggestion . . . Strike in a rough and washy version of your background now. It will give you the opportunity to key the rest of your values to it.
I remember Daniel Greene telling me of his n… (View Post)
just a thought. . . if you moved your setup UP just a bit, or moved our canvas down a little, you could make your work a little easier by using the sight-size method. Sometimes, it's quite helpful.
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I've been using Gamvar for awhile, now. You can apply it when the painting is touch-dry, but I generally wait two or three weeks. Apply it thinly. Too thick, and it suddenly doesn't want to dry. O… (View Post)